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2013 - 2014 Library Media Center Orientation - Teachers


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2013 - 2014 Library Media Center Orientation - Teachers

  1. 1. Devon Horton, Principal Wendell Phillips Academy High School Library Media Center Teacher Orientation KC Boyd Library Media Specialist & Director of Social Media August 21, 2013 Images featured in this presentation are property of Phillips High School/Academy of Urban School Leadership/Chicago Public Schools *Web images courtesy of
  2. 2. PRINT RESOURCES Over 10,000 Books Are In The Phillips Library Collection Collection reflects the school curriculum - Large Reference Section - Extensive Black History Collection - History/Social Studies collection has the largest count of books - VHS and small DVD collection
  3. 3. MOST CIRCULATED Total Books Circulated 3,085 Titles Added to the Collection 609 Student Visits 2,433 iPad Circulation 1,511 Fines Waived $1,132.56 Total Number of Books Overdue 134
  4. 4. Monday 7:45 a.m. to 3:16 p.m. Tuesday 7:45 a.m. to 3:16 p.m. Wednesday 7:45 a.m. to 2:32 p.m. Thursday 7:45 a.m. to 3:16 p.m. Friday 7:45 a.m. to 2:17 p.m. *afterschool hours TBA - Open during lunch periods - Use of the LMC outside of the above hours must be approved by Ms Boyd - Students may come to the LMC with a signed pass and an assignment - (five students maximum without the teacher) - Substitutes are not allowed to bring classes to to the LMC in the absence of the classroom teachers STUDENT/TEACHER ACCESS
  6. 6. Teachers – I.D. Number 4 weeks Students – I.D. Badge 2 weeks *Overdue notices will be distributed through certain classrooms and US mail. Checking Out Books
  7. 7. iPads - Awarded through a CPS Grant for LMS/teacher collaborative projects - Used by classrooms in LMC only - Apps are purchased by Ms Boyd - Used for projects and research during instructional time - Gaming is only allowed during lunch periods and afterschool
  8. 8. Social Media related websites are only to be accessed for classroom related projects Teachers are responsible for monitoring use of these and all other internet access while their class uses the lab
  9. 9. Other Uses of the LMC - Use the tables for group activities - Skype in the Computer Lab - Use iPads to shoot video projects - Use books for SSR/DEAR time - Author/special guest visits
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